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Cutting tools and toolholders

Manual notching machine

Hoffman USA has introduced the MORSO NM manual notching machine. The NM is manually operated, standard-duty notching machine for the production of beaded face-frames, French-mitered cabinet doors as well as muntin and mullion joints. The…

Get an edge

Royce/AYR’s PCD or Insert Cutter Assembly mounted on a CUBIT Hydro sleeve has a completely enclosed, dust-free adjustment system. The micro-adjust allows fast, precision changes for tongue or groove. You can make tool adjustments without…

The new breed

Wintersteiger calls the new DSG Notum its “next generation” of frame saws. Features include a magazine for continuous feed of wood blocks; a double planer; and a touch-screen display. The electrically controlled down-pressure system makes…

Four new axioms

Rockler has added four new Axiom AutoRoute CNC machines to its product offerings. They are designed for shops looking to upgrade from entry-level machines, or as a first-time purchase of a precision CNC unit. The units feature liquid-cooled…

Expanding capabilities

Thermwood has added new capabilities to its Cut Ready Cut Center. You can now have custom products programed into the machine, with Thermwood’s new Special Products program. The company will install definitions for all your custom products,…

Cutting it both ways

Festool calls its new Vecturo Oscillating Multi-Tool “the ultimate in versatility.” A wide variety of blades and the tool’s variable speed mean the Vecturo can easily cut, scrape or score virtually any material. Oscillating frequency is…

Cutting thin

The DSG 200 thin-cutting frame saw is another new unit from Wintersteiger. It cuts up to nine blocks per pass, and has a cutting height of 15-3/4 inches (400 mm). The DSG 200 features a heavy-duty, 22 kW main drive; up to 50 saw blades per…

Ripping pallets

Freud says its new “coated” industrial Pallet Ripping Saw Blade is a market first. The new blade has a premium non-stick coating; four strobes instead of two; a thin-kerf option for less waste and more board yield; and deeper teeth. Four…

There is an app for cutting

Now there is even an app for choosing the right cutting tool, from Vortex Tool Company. All you have to do is enter the kind of material you are cutting, the horsepower of the CNC machine, the tool diameter, the material thickness and the…